Description:Please note: This position is primarily office-based. The ability to communicate in Spanish and English is preferred.
Looking to make a difference in the individual lives of underserved people in California? Do you want join a team committed to the rights of employees in wage and hour, discrimination, harassment, and other personal issues?
We are Mallison & Martinez, a Class Action and Employment firm in Downtown Oakland, and we are looking for a new member of our team. We seek a mid-to-senior level associate with experience in Employment Law and Class Actions. The size of our office allows for unique opportunities to play lead roles in delivering solutions to our clients. We represent a diverse client base on a contingent fee basis so that employees and consumers can afford the best representation available without worries about cost.
Our practice focuses on:
- Wage & Hour Issues
- Employee Privacy
- Whistle Blowing
- Employment Agreements
- Breach of Fiduciary Duty
- Federal and State Employment Issues
- Medical and Family Leave
- Workforce Reductions
- General Advice and Consultation
- Breach of Contract
Ideal candidates will have three to five years' experience as a practicing lawyer in areas of Employment Law. The ability to communicate fluently in English and Spanish are necessary. Experience with the peculiarities of California Employment Law and its administration in the workplace is essential. We seek motivated, committed, meticulous and organized individuals with outstanding verbal and written communication skills. Candidates with an enterprising spirit and driving work ethic are particularly desired.
We offer benefits not typically seen in smaller firms including fully paid health, dental and vision insurance, three weeks of vacation and 401(k) matching. Our bonus structure is dependent on client outcomes and individual contributions.
If this job sounds like you and you are ready for a different type of law firm experience, please let us know! We are motivated and anxious to fill this critical position.
Interested candidates are requested to send a cover letter, resume and writing sample.